Welcome to my website
Welcome to my website. I hope you'll find the site is useful. I offer counselling, EMDR and Psychotherapy services in Guiseley which is close to Cookridge, Ilkley, Bradford, Horsforth, Rawdon, Otley and Menston areas of Leeds so if you feel you could benefit from therapy and you're within reach of these areas, do contact me. I'm happy to discuss meeting, without any pressure or obligation. See my Contact page for my location, fees and other practical information.
I also offer counselling/ psychotherapy for clients covered by BUPA insurance
What do I offer?
I am a humanistic psychotherapist, offering support to people who experience difficulties living a life which holds meaning for them. A loss of meaning and purpose can often arise due to experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma symptoms, low self-esteem, anger and more. I hold a post graduate diploma in person centred psychotherapy and I also offer attachment focused EMDR for which I am trained in.
My interest in psychotherapy began many years ago as a result of experiencing low self-esteem and symptoms of trauma. I have since trained in numerous approaches such as neuroscience of trauma, emotion focused therapy, compassion focused therapy, somatic psychology and more.
Underpinning my practice is the deep belief I hold that human beings have immense inner resources which, when provided with the right conditions, can be brought to the surface. This in turn, can help many of us lead a much more satisfying life with greater personal insight and a sense of empowerment. I am a transparent and ethical practitioner and I value equalising the therapeutic relationship, by offering you the space to be heard, respected, accepted non-judgmentally and I will endeavour to place myself in your shoes, to the best of my ability.
Equally, I am creative in my approach and love the career path I have chosen. Therefore, you can rest in the knowledge that I will have your best interest at heart.
I can assist you with a wide range of issues including:
• Anxiety • Trauma • PTSD • Abuse • Relationship difficulties • Work related issues • Bereavement • Stress • Depression • Phobias • Post-natal depression • Sexuality • Drug misuse • Life coaching •
If you should decide that you would like to talk to me. Please do so by phone on 07565215564 or contact me by email. I'm happy to discuss whether counselling is suitable, or make an appointment for our first session if you wish. There are more details on my Contact page.